Category Archives: Midwest Hip-Hop

Sample Uncleared… Album Stream – Infinito 2017

infinito cover

Chicago’s Infinito 2017 delivers his usual high-standard of intricate, multi-layered, thought-provoking lyricism over quality sample-driven production from ILLsugi, Kiza Beats, Dion Brown and more.

New Joint – International Maverick

International Maverick – “Sore Loser” (@_IMAV / 2017)

Slick wordplay from the Chicago emcee.

New Joint – Infinito 2017

Infinito 2017 – “Move And Confront (@Infinito2017 / 2017)

ILLsugi-produced track from the Chicago artist’s album “A Protagonist Life: Unscrambling Africa”.

New Joint – The Black Opera

The Black Opera – “Beautiful City” (@TheBlackOpera / 2017)

Taken from the album “African America”.

New Joint – Rocdwell


Rocdwell – “Forget About Yesterday” (@Rocdwell / 2017)

The Detroit emcee drops a gem for Black History Month.

Doppelganger EP Stream – Denmark Vessey / DRXQUINNX / Azarias


Experimental, eclectic underground flavours from the Windy City-based collective.

New Joint – Apollo Brown & Skyzoo

Apollo Brown & Skyzoo – “Nodding Off” (@MelloMusicGroup / 2017)

Taken from the Detroit / NY duo’s brilliant 2016 album “The Easy Truth”.